liveonearth (liveonearth) wrote,

Christians support Use of Torture (more than the rest of us)
--analysis released Wednesday by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life
--60%+ of white evangelical Protestants say torture is often or sometimes justified
--54% of people who attend services at least once a week agree
--42% of people who seldom or never go to services agree
--40% of people unaffiliated with any religious organization support the use of torture
Tags: america, christianity, isms, morality, politics, religion, torture, values

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